Celebrating 50 years – Stafford… Read more
By Russell Hood
The unemployment rate for Webster County rose to 12.1 percent for June.
That’s according to the latest data from the Mississippi … Read more
3:53 p.m., grass fire., Hwy. 82 West; Tomnolen Fire Department responds.
8:33 p.m., fight, … Read more
Retired teachers meeting today
Local retired teachers will meet on Aug. 6 at 1 p.m. in the Mathiston … Read more
John Robert Fondren
July 28, 2014
Services for John Robert Fondren, 73, of Brooksville were Aug. 1, 2014, at Macon Pentecostal Church with the Rev. Jimmy Guy officiating. Burial… Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago:
Aug. 10, 1939
36 Snakes Killed at Single Shot
People have been known to tell big fish stories, but there is a snake story that is a good subject for … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
Recently I was reading about William Moultrie (1730-1805), a … Read more
One Way Quartet
First Baptist Church in Eupora will host One Way Quartet on Aug. 9.
The singing will begin at 6:30 p.m. with local church talent … Read more
Local Cub Scouts from Pack 30 take a trip to Bulldog Lanes in Starkville for one of their many outings this summer. The pack is chartered by Woodmen of the World Chapter … Read more
By Terry Harpole
MATHISTON — At most book signings, you will see the author of a book signing his name to a book he or she has written. However, this was different at a … Read more